Man shot dead

A man was shot dead by unidentified persons while on his way home around 6:45 a.m. Sunday in Barangay Tandayag, Amlan town, Negros Oriental.

Police identified the victim as Edito Barillo, Jr., of legal age, resident of the place.

He sustained multiple gunshot wounds in the body from unknown caliber of firearm and was rushed to the nearest hospital, but was declared dead on arrival by attending physician.

Amlan police is still conducting investigation of the case for possible identity of the suspect and his motive.*(CMG)